Tissue

A group of cells of similar structure which performs a special function.
A collection of cells which compose a defined region of the anatomy of a plant or animal.

tissue

(Life processes and cells) Group of cells of the same type doing a particular job, eg the blood (a liquid tissue)

tissue

(tish´oo) a group or layer of similarly specialized cells that together perform certain special functions.
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tissue

[n] - a soft thin (usually translucent) paper 2. [n] - a part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function
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Tissue

• (n.) Fig.: Web; texture; complicated fabrication; connected series; as, a tissue of forgeries, or of falsehood. • (n.) One of the elementary materials or fibres, having a uniform structure and a specialized function, of which ordinary animals and plants are composed; a texture; as, epithelial tissue; connective tissue. • (n.) A wov...
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tissue

noun a soft thin (usually translucent) paper
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tissue

noun part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function
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Tissue

[biology] In biology, tissue is a cellular organizational level intermediate between cells and a complete organ. A tissue is an ensemble of similar cells from the same origin that together carry out a specific function. Organs are then formed by the functional grouping together of multiple tissues. The study of tissue is known as histology ...
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tissue

[Noun] Lots of similar cells that form the body of an animal or plant.
Example: When she was burned in a house fire she had to get a graft of skin tissue.
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Tissue

Tis'sue noun [ French tissu , from tissu , past participle of tisser , tistre , to weave, from Latin texere . See Text .] 1. A woven fabric. 2. A fine transparent silk stuff, used for veils, etc.; specifically, cloth interwoven with gold or ...
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Tissue

Tis'sue transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Tissued ; present participle & verbal noun Tissuing .] To form tissue of; to interweave. « Covered with cloth of gold tissued upon blue.» Bacon.
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Tissue

A collection of similar cells specialized to perform a particular function.
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tissue

A group of cells of similar structure which performs a special function.
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Tissue

A group of cells of the same type, such as a muscle.
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tissue

A group of cells with a specific function in the body of an organism. Lung tissue, vascular tissues, and muscle tissue are all kinds of tissues found in some animals. Tissues are usually composed of nearly identical cells, and are often organized into larger units called organs.
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tissue

A group of cells with a specific function in the body of an organism. Lung tissue, vascular tissues, and muscle tissue are all kinds of tissues found in some animals. Tissues are usually composed of nearly identical cells, and are often organized into larger units called organs.
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tissue

A group of cells with a specific function in the body of an organism. Lung tissue, vascular tissues, and muscle tissue are all kinds of tissues found in some animals. Tissues are usually composed of nearly identical cells, and are often organized into larger units called organs.
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Tissue

A group of similar cells that act together in the performance of a particular function.
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Tissue

A group of similar cells that are organized into a structure with a specific purpose.
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tissue

A group of similar cells united to perform a specific function. ... (16 Dec 1997) ...
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tissue

A group or layer of cells that work together to perform a specific function.
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tissue

A thin sheet of paper inserted into a book to protect plates from damage and to prevent offsetting onto facing pages.
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Tissue

A tissue in medicine is not like a piece of tissue paper. It is a broad term that is applied to any group of cells that perform specific functions. A tissue in medicine need not form a layer. Thus, the bone marrow is a tissue; Connective tissue consists of cells that make up fibers in the framework supporting other body tissues; and lymphoid tissue...
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Tissue

A tissue in medicine is not like a piece of tissue paper. It is a broad term that is applied to any
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Tissue

A tissue in medicine is not like a piece of tissue paper. It is a broad term that is applied to any group of cells that perform specific functions. A tissue in medicine need not form a layer. Thus, the bone marrow is a tissue; Connective tissue consists of cells that make up fibers in the framework supporting other body tissues; and lymphoid tissue...
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